The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested the proprietor of Liberation College, in Trikania, Kaduna for allegedly raping a female pupil of his school. The proprietor, identified as Mr. Samuel Ejikeme, reportedly confessed to raping a 9-year-old pupil. Hafsat Baba, the Kaduna State Commissioner of Human Services and Social Development, who confirmed the incident, advised parents to withdraw their wards from the school. She Tweeted; ”Parents with wards at Liberation College, behind Govt Model Sch,…"Police Arrest School Proprietor For Allegedly Raping 9-Year-Old Student"
Four bridegrooms have been arrested by the Zaria Zonal Command of Kaduna state Vigilante Service (KadVS) for violating a lockdown order instituted by the Kaduna State Government over coronavirus outbreak in the country. The bridegrooms were arrested alongside their friends at Lowcost, Mangwaron Babayo, Magajiya and Bakin Kasuwa settlements in Zaria. Zaria Zonal Commandant of KadVS, Malam Bala Galadima confirmed the arrest of the suspects and further disclosed that they also effected the arrest of…"Four Bridegrooms Arrested For Going Against Restriction Order In Kaduna"
Imo Governor, Hope Uzodinma has ordered complete lockdown of the state as part of measures to prevent the dreaded Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease from entering the state. Uzodinma gave the order in a state broadcast in Owerri. He said the move was in line with his commitment to protect the loves of the people of the state. The governor ordered that all markets be closed indefinitely and also prohibited all forms of marriage ceremonies. He also…"COVID 19: Gov. Uzodinma orders total lockdown of Imo"
Taraba State is back to life once again, following the return of Governor Darius Ishaku. The governor, who left the state for 87 days, bowed to pressures and returned on Thursday last week, the 88th day of his absence. A mammoth crowd welcomed him at the Danbaba Suntai Airport, Jalingo. Residents, who could not go to the airport, came out in mass and lined up along major arteries of the state capital to catch glimpses…"State comes alive with governor’s return"
Protesting youths in Kusada town in Katsina State have burnt down a Police station as well as seven cars, two motorcycles and a generator all parked in front of the station. Investigation by The Nation revealed that the youths were protesting that Police prevented them from observing their prayers on Friday in compliance with the the state government directive on checking the spread of COVID-19. A dusk- to -dawn curfew has been imposed on…"breaking-angry-youths-burn-police-station-in-katsina"
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for investigation into the explosion that rocked Akure, Ondo state in the early hours of Saturday. In a statement by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan, the expressed apprehensions and shock over the explosion that injured many and destroyed numerous houses. The PDP charged the Federal Government to immediately set up an inter-agency panel to conduct a forensic investigation into the remote and immediate causes of the…"PDP demands investigation into Akure explosion"
The antecedents of former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, are clear testimonies that he has a lot to offer the country, Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has said. In a goodwill message personally signed by Senator Omo-Agege to mark Tinubu’s 68th birthday, he commended the former lawmaker and APC’s National Leader for his service to fatherland. While applauding the elder statesman for standing vehemently against military regime, Senator Omo-Agege described him…"Tinubu still has a lot to offer Nigeria- Omo-Agege"
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday afternoon got briefing from the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehinare and the Director-Generalof the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu at the Presidential Villa."VIDEO: Health Minister, NCDC boss brief Buhari on COVID-19"
The Mediation Training Institute (MTI) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to order a complete shutdown of non-essential activities and movements and ask Nigerians to self-isolate for an initial period of twenty-one 21 days, starting from 12noon on Monday 30 March, 2020. The institute noted that security officers should be on the roads to enforce the Presidential order, while medical practitioners cater for the sick. In a letter addressed to President Buhari, the institute noted…"COVID-19: Buhari urged to issue execute order restricting movement"
As the Coronavirus epidemic continues fo spread, Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has disclosed that the state’s cases might increase to 39,000 in coming weeks if stringent measures are not put in place to stop the spread of the disease. Speaking at a press conference on Friday March 27, Abayomi stated that they are still tracing about 3,000 primary contacts of those infected with the disease. The Commissioner who disclosed that the…"39,000 People In Lagos Might Contract Coronavirus – Health Commissioner, Prof Abayomi"